Eisenhower jacket

noun Ei·sen·how·er jacket \ˈīzənˌhau̇|(ə)r, |ə sometimes -zənˌau̇|\

Definition of Eisenhower jacket

  1. :  a short jacket fitting snugly at the waist and cuffs; specifically :  one used as a part of a military uniform

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Origin and Etymology of eisenhower jacket

after Dwight D. Eisenhower, born 1890 American general and 34th U.S. president

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